MainStay Suites Barnesville - Frackville
1252 Morea Road
Barnesville, PA 18214
Phone: (570) 773-5252
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Tamaqua Railroad Station served as the city's train depot for more than 75 years. Established in 1874, this station was stylized in beautiful Victorian architecture. Following its closure, it was restored to operate as a heritage center in 2004, and has also been deemed a city landmark. The lobby functions as a visitors center. Tamaqua Railroad Station was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1985.
A visit to the Hawk Mountain is a visit to a multi purpose destination, along with scientific research center, international conservation training site, eco tourism destination, learning facilities for people of all ages, wildlife sanctuary, conservation organisation, etc. this place is a great visit site where species are well protected and are visible here. The Hawk Mountain is one of the best places in the northeastern North America to view the beauty of the hawk migration in autumn.
Built in 1850, the Davis Covered Bridge spans across the North Branch of Roaring Creek. This wooden bridge was included in the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.
The Hamburg Public Library is a historic library building which was established between 1903-1904. Spread over a modest area of 0.1 acre (0.040 hectare), it displays the Romanesque Revival style of architecture. Despite of being so old, the library continues to function and serve the neighborhood people. It also keeps on hosting events to entertain its members.
Jim Thorpe Memorial is dedicated to this famous athlete, who is considered one of the greatest Olympic athletes of his generation. His memorial is made of red marble, and depicts several images of him engaged in sports. The location has his statue as well, which depicts him as a football player. Another one in the same location, shows Thorpe holding a discus. The mound on which his memorial is placed, consists of soil from his native country, Oklahoma, from the Olympics ground in Stockholm, and from New York's Polo Grounds.